Category Archives: World News

Paris Attacks: Brussels Remains On Lockdown In Response To Terrorist Threat, Highlight Hollywood News

Belgian authorities closed down Brussels’ subway system and flooded the streets with armed police and soldiers Saturday in response to what they said was a threat of Paris-style attacks. The decision to

Paris Attacks: Mastermind Abdelhamid Abaaoud Killed, Authorities Say, Highlight Hollywood News

The alleged mastermind of the Paris attacks, Abdelhamid Abaaoud, was killed in a police raid, the Paris prosecutor said Thursday, removing a key member from Islamic State’s ranks.   Abaaoud was identified with

Two Air France Flights From The U.S. To Paris Diverted: FAA Confirms, Highlight Hollywood News

Two Air France flights en-route to Paris from the United States were diverted on Tuesday because of security issues, the Federal Aviation Administration said.  An Airbus A-380 that departed from Los Angeles

German Media Say Police Canceled Friendly Match After ‘Concrete Threat,’ Of Terrorism, Highlight Hollywood News

The friendly soccer game between Germany and the Netherlands was canceled at short notice due to the serious threat of an attack at the stadium on Tuesday.  “We had concrete evidence that

Steven Spielberg, Barbra Streisand To Receive The Presidential Medal Of Freedom, Highlight Hollywood News

Director Steven Spielberg, singer James Taylor and the legendary entertainer Barbra Streisand are set to be awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom, the Obama administration said on Monday.  Producer Emilio Estefan, singer-songwriter Gloria Estefan and conductor Itzhak Perlman are

Paris Attacks: Anonymous Hackers Declare War On ISIS, Highlight Hollywood News

Anonymous, a powerful international network of activist hackers, is preparing to unleash waves of cyber attacks on Islamic State following the attacks in Paris last week that killed 129 people, a self-described member

Paris Attacks: French Premiere Of Universal’s Tom Hardy’s ‘Legend’ Canceled, Highlight Hollywood News

The French premiere for Tom Hardy’s Legend, scheduled for Tuesday, was called off Monday following the terror attacks in Paris, organizers announced.  “Following the tragic events of this weekend, we decided to

Paris Attacks: Cinemas Reopen Citywide, The Terrorists Will NOT Win, Highlight Hollywood News

Proof that the French will perservere as they did during World War II, when Hitler’s Nazi army invaded Paris and attempted to stop Parisians from living their lives. Gaumont-Pathe, Paris’ largest cinema

NYC’s Empire State Building Goes Dark, World Trade Center Lit In French Flag Colors, Highlight Hollywood News

The Empire State Building is dark in sympathy for the people of Paris after more than 120 people were killed in Friday’s series of shootings and explosions.  Saturday marked the second consecutive

Paris Attacks: ‘Spectre’ Prevails In France Despite Cinema Closures, Like WW II-Era Again, Highlight Hollywood News

During WW II, the French continued going to cinemas to watch Hollywood films that were pro-West and were taking on the Nazi powerful propaganda film.  France was liberated from Hitler’s evil grips